Preschool children from Carousel Nursery School, Olari visited the Christmas market at Senate Square in Helsinki.  Children and teachers were very excited about the trip. This was a great way to add to the spirit of Christmas that could already be felt in the nursery. At the Christmas market Upon reaching the Senate Square in […]

In September children from the Yellow Tigers group in Olari visited the Matinkylä beach. The beach trip coincided with children’s ongoing project ‘different modes of transportation’. Children’s interest in water transport provided a perfect reason to organize the trip. Preparing for the trip Needless to mention there was considerable excitement among the children about the […]

In September the Tigers group at Olari nursery arranged a visit by two firemen from the Länsi-Uudenmaan Pelastuslaitos (Länsi-Uusimaa fire safety department). Children’s interest in fire trucks was initiated during the fire drill. An ongoing project by the Tigers group on ‘modes of transport’ and children’s interest in fire trucks provided teachers a perfect reason […]

Preschool children from Olari nursery visited the Glims museum in September. The trip was especially organized on the day children at Olari nursery celebrated Harvest. Glims museum is in a preserved area where farms and holdings were located in the middle ages.  The preserved farm area at the Glims museum was considered a great place […]